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Common Probate Mistakes

Navigating the probate process in Michigan can be a complex and daunting task. The probate system is designed to ensure the legal transfer of assets

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Example form for a Principal Residence Exemption Pre-Affidavit
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Michigan’s Homestead Laws

Michigan Homestead Laws offer a robust form of protection for homeowners, akin to Florida’s Homestead Exemption. While unique to Michigan, these laws provide critical defenses

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Trustee Vs Executor

Trustee vs. Executor: Understanding Roles and Responsibilities Trustees and executors, also known as personal representatives, are crucial figures in managing a person’s estate after they

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Notice to Creditors

Notice to Creditors Michigan When a loved one passes away, families experience a very difficult, emotional time.  While still grieving, they must settle their loved

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Breach of Fiduciary Duty in Michigan

In Michigan’s probate process, individuals such as personal representatives of an estate, guardians, and trustees are designated as fiduciaries. These fiduciaries are legally bound to

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Probate Administration

Michigan Probate Courts handle cases involving estate administration, guardianship and conservatorship, and commitment hearings. In regards to estate administration, or probate administration, the County Court

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